How to write an 8-bit emulator with Rust and WebAssembly

Writing an emulator has been on my programming ‘bucket list’ for a long time now. My earliest programming experiences were on early 8-bit microcomputers, and I’ve always enjoyed returning to writing code that is close to the ‘metal’. My initial idea was to write a Atari 2600 VCS emulator because its architecture is absolutely fascinating. However, that architecture also makes[…]

Read more

PlayStation Classic. A plug-and-play Linux with opensource emulator

Sony announced a new console called PlayStation Classic on December 3rd, 2018. 25 years later since the launch of the original PlayStation, the PlayStation Classic has 20 games from Sony’s first console and includes two controllers to play on it. PlayStation Classic. A fun console refined in details Thanks to modern technology, the PlayStation Classic displays some games much better[…]

Read more

How to solve Android Studio Emulator: libGL error on Ubuntu systems

Android Studio 3.1, the official IDE for Android development, provides the fastest tools for building apps for every type of Android device. It gives you world-class code editing, debugging, performance tooling, a flexible build system, and an instant build/deploy system all allow you to focus on building unique and high-quality apps.   Android Studio 3.1 has some issues with Ubuntu[…]

Read more